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Quick Cuts: Emily the Strange, The Great Buck Howard, Shorts

The Hollywood Reporter reports that Dark Horse Entertainment president Mike Richardson (Hellboy, 30 Days of Night) will be producing a feature-length Emily the Strange movie. The film would tell the origin of Emily and her four cats, which were created by Rob Reger in the early 1990s. If you’ve never visited a Hot Topic before, […]

Posted on June 1, 2008 at 18:32 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Update on Tales of the Black Freighter

Watchmen fans, get ready. The New York Times has it that Warner is planning a unique promotional strategy that looks to please the book’s fans. The Zack Snyder (300) directed flick is set for a March 2009 debut, and it will be followed, five days later, by the retail DVD release of Tales of the […]

Posted on May 27, 2008 at 17:26 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Runaways to hit theaters!

Brian K. Vaughan created Y: The Last Man (which is in production at New Line), and he’s a co-producer and writer on Lost. But, to me, he’ll always be the guy who co-created (with artist Adrian Alphona) and wrote one of the best new comics in years: Runaways. Now, according to an article at The […]

Posted on May 22, 2008 at 18:54 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · 4 Comments
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1949 after Red Cliff for John Woo

After John Woo’s upcoming Red Cliff hits theaters this summer, the director will attack 1949, a big budget romance film, according to Variety. 1949 is budgeted at $40 million dollars, with production being handled by Woo and Lion Rock, with worldwide rights handled by Fortissimo Films. The film is “based on true events” which occurred […]

Posted on May 20, 2008 at 16:11 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Tyrese Gibson talks Transformers 2 and more

Comingsoon.net has an interview with Tyrese Gibson in which he spills the beans on a few upcoming projects of interest (not including his currently filming Legion, which sounds like a bad version of The Prophecy). Aside from his cameo in the unnecessary Fast and The Furious 4, Gibson is in consideration for the upcoming A-Team […]

Posted on May 18, 2008 at 12:47 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Fraggle Rock?

It’s been off and on for the last several years, but, according to Variety, the Fraggle Rock movie has taken a big step towards lighting up the silver screen. The Weinstein Company has announced that they’re making Jim Henson’s series into a live-action musical feature film. Fraggle Rock will be written and directed by Hoodwinked! […]

Posted on May 15, 2008 at 18:36 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Quick Cuts: Witchblade, Cereal Heroes, S. Darko

For all the Witchblade fans still out there, Platinum Studios, Top Cow Productions and Arclight Films have announced a live-action feature adaptation of the popular comic book. The property, which started as a comic book and spawned a telepic and television series, revolves around the titular Witchblade, a bejewelled gauntlet which gives powers to a […]

Posted on May 12, 2008 at 18:14 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Painted Skin to come with sequels, TV spinoffs

The Hollywood Reporter has announced the development of a trilogy of feature film adaptations of famous Chinese ghost stories. The first, titled Painted Skin (no relation to the 1992 film of the same name by King Hu), is due out September 28 in China, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. According to Kathy Lan of Golden Sun Films, each […]

Posted on May 8, 2008 at 17:49 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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As if Iron Man wasn't awesome enough (updated)

Coming Soon has the news I’ve been waiting to hear all weekend. Not only did Marvel Entertainment spend the weekend revelling the amazing success ($205 million worldwide) of Iron Man, but they let us in on a little bit of news: The release dates of four highly-anticipated upcoming projects. First on the slate is the […]

Posted on May 5, 2008 at 21:02 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Mel Gibson returns with Edge of Darkness

It’s been four years since his last film (Paparazzi) and six since his last starring roles (Signs, We Were Soldiers), but Mel Gibson is officially stepping out of the director’s chair and back onto the screen. Variety has announced that Gibson is signed on to star in a remake of the 1985 television miniseries Edge […]

Posted on April 30, 2008 at 23:35 by JasonS@MovieMakeout · Permalink · 2 Comments
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